When listening to Decapitated’s track Carnival is forever through TET Mid-Side I have found something that can help me to reverse engineer the bands sound. There is a width control that alters the amount of Mid (narrow) and Side (wide). By altering the amount of Mid and Side different parts of the mix become more pronounced, […]
Greetings and salutations fellow sound-nerds, today I have been practicing some ear training using Technical Ear Trainer-Parametric Equalisation and have found some interesting points. My recognition between 8kHz and 16kHz needs improvement Listening to whether certain frequencies have been cut or boosted and the nature of these sounds are critical to developing a good ear […]
I would like to share an analysis of Pharrell Williams’ song Happy, a hit single composed for the movie Despicable Me 2 that has sold over 4 million copies and is incredibly catchy (sing out loud catchy!). I have analysed the song in variations audio timeliner but before you see that there are three elements […]
Have a look at this little lamb! Made with Vacuum subtractive synthesiser.
Ships over the Southern Seas.
Some of you may have seen the coffee tin guitar that a mate and I built and if you didn’t hear what it sounds like then check out the viking music I have composed. The coffee tin was recorded in the Audient studio at SAE-QANTM Brisbane on the 24th June 2014 and the basic MIDI […]
Lets make a Jingle.
G’day sports fans, some of my loyal followers may be wondering ‘why has this guy not made any new posts lately?’. To answer this question I will start with saying it never rains but it pours! To begin with lets talk about how I make music; it starts usually with hashing out an idea on […]
I want it. Komplete me!
Hey fellow analysts, here is my breakdown of Carnival is forever by Polish Death Metal band Decapitated. Please note that I have used the version from the CD (long version), not Youtube. Carnival Is Forever Intro Acoustic effect on guitar, delay, reverb. White noise with sweeping eq sounds like wind. (0:00.0) A Long version of […]